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Offline HADY

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Currency Calculation Issues
« on: September 10, 2020, 05:10:51 AM »
Hello!

Our website Currency based as USD, When my client choosing to order with any other currency the
 order summary section showing the Original Order Total something different and not same as in the bottom of the order in the total required payment . Client become confused when doesn't open the order details and just look at general order history.


I got next error logs:


2020-09-10 10:53:37 - warning: AbanteCart core v.1.2.16 simplexml_load_file(): /home/public_html/extensions/romanian_language/admin/language/romanian/romanian.xml:744: parser error : expected '&gt;' in <b>/home/public_html/core/engine/language.php</b> on line <b>570</b>
2020-09-10 10:53:37 - warning: AbanteCart core v.1.2.16 simplexml_load_file(): &lt;/definitions&gt; in <b>/home/public_html/core/engine/language.php</b> on line <b>570</b>
2020-09-10 10:53:37 - warning: AbanteCart core v.1.2.16 simplexml_load_file(): ^ in <b>/home/public_html/core/engine/language.php</b> on line <b>570</b>

What Shall I do to fix this issue please?

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« Last Edit: September 10, 2020, 05:31:54 AM by HADY »
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Re: Currency Calculation Issues
« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2020, 09:18:52 PM »
I wonder if you did any modification in the order via admin after customer place original order? Admin modifications of of order in different currency can cause issues.
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Re: Currency Calculation Issues
« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2020, 03:21:21 AM »
I wonder if you did any modification in the order via admin after customer place original order? Admin modifications of of order in different currency can cause issues.


in the 1st step we stopped auto update currency because the USD prices are fixed to be for specific countries. The 2nd step, the other countries if they choose to pay in EUR currency there is a difference in the prices range and that's the problem. Each time client use to order and place his order with EUR currency, we should edit his order and place the correct prices on each item he did ordered.


Any suggestions please?

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Re: Currency Calculation Issues
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2020, 12:21:23 PM »
I am unclear as to exactly where your issue is occurring.
Is it when a EUR order is originally used to place the order, client changes to EUR when prior to ordering?
Is it when an order is added to the cart in USD  and customer changes it to EUR prior to paying?
Is it when an order is already placed and the customer is reordering?

As AbanteCart indicated the timing of the currency change can affect the total pricing.  Also what cart version are you using,  some of the previous issues with this have been corrected in 1.2.16


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Re: Currency Calculation Issues
« Reply #4 on: September 12, 2020, 05:28:37 PM »
Based on the log, HADY is using v.1.2.16. There was a fix in this version related to the currency edit in admin.
I think we need more clear steps to reproduce this issue. Can you please write it with the sequence of the events and where the problem is starting to happen?

NOTE: When you edit order in the admin, you need to make sure that your admin is operating in the same currency as the order. There was a fix for this, but not very clear if this is the problem that you have.


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Re: Currency Calculation Issues
« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2020, 03:50:23 AM »
I am unclear as to exactly where your issue is occurring.
Is it when a EUR order is originally used to place the order, client changes to EUR when prior to ordering?
Is it when an order is added to the cart in USD  and customer changes it to EUR prior to paying?
Is it when an order is already placed and the customer is reordering?

As AbanteCart indicated the timing of the currency change can affect the total pricing.  Also what cart version are you using,  some of the previous issues with this have been corrected in 1.2.16


1st of all, We sale fabrics and we modified the codes on different files and folders and on database to activate (cm) calculation and sales. We specified the sales to be started with the minimum of (100 meters)

Now...

Client when he wanna start put his items in the basket, go to currencies and choose the required currency then starting the shopping until placing his order and getting an order number. Now, The sales department should check the quantities with warehouse department and edit the order and write the exactly available quantities with the (cm)  if that required and save order. During this the issues which I talked about become seeable. When admin changing the order status to inform the client about the new order details, clients become confused because as I said they see differences  in the information from out side of the order and not satisfying the same from inside the order.

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Re: Currency Calculation Issues
« Reply #6 on: September 14, 2020, 03:57:02 AM »


NOTE: When you edit order in the admin, you need to make sure that your admin is operating in the same currency as the order. There was a fix for this, but not very clear if this is the problem that you have.


Actually the Admin cannot change the currency and can only work with the placed order with the same currency which been chosen from client's side, Of course it will be perfect if the admin has the choice to change the currency to place another because some clients doing a mistake and forget to choose the required correct currency which they will use for doing the payment section.


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